Robinhood

Enterprise Applications Release Manager

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What Robinhood is looking for in applicants

Join a leading fintech company that’s democratizing finance for all.

Robinhood was founded on a simple idea: that our financial markets should be accessible to all. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.

Just as we focus on our customers, we also strive to create an inclusive environment where our employees can thrive and do impactful work. We are proud of the competitive products and company culture we’ve built and have been recognized as:

  • Forbes Fintech 50 2021
  • Glassdoor Best Places to Work 2021 
  • Inc. Best-Led Companies 2021
  • TIME 100 Most Influential Company 2021

We’re growing and looking for...

We continue to hire Robinhoodies at a rapid pace to drive this journey, and with that growth comes necessary change. We’re seeking culture builders and curious thinkers looking to co-author the next chapters of our story. We’re in build mode, majorly expanding our team while also growing up as a company. Joining now means helping shape our structures and systems, then taking part as we launch into our ambitious future.

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About The Role

Robinhood is looking for an Enterprise Applications Release Manager to join our Business Applications team. As a senior member of the group, you will be responsible for developing and managing the engineering best practices, including eng and code reviews, collaborating on roadmaps, and driving resolution for complex architecture decisions. This role includes partnering with eng leads and program managers to drive alignment with partner teams on requirements for strategic programs and enhancement requests across all Robinhood business units. You will indirectly lead and mentor engineers from across Business Applications to support the growth of the organization, and dive deeply to solve complex engineering issues You will ensure that the enterprise SaaS technology and Data Engineering architecture and systems support the growth and strategy of Corporate Engineering. This role is an excellent opportunity to join the team as a leader to grow the enterprise applications function at Robinhood.

What You’ll Do Day-to-day

  • Act as an architect, lead, and mentor. Own and drive key project deliverables, indirectly leading other team members.
  • Partner with Program Management and Engineering Leadership to drive strategic conversation with partner teams to identify technical dependencies review proposed solutions, and drive release coordination
  • Support integration engineers developing with Oracle Integration Cloud Services, Airflow, and Spark for all business applications, including the following:
  • Finance (Oracle Cloud, Anaplan, Coupa, and other customer-facing applications)
  • HR (Workday), integrations with Greenhouse, benefits providers, etc.
  • IT Ops (JIRA, Looker, OKTA, Slack)
  • Legal (Ironclad, TerraTrue, CounseLink)
  • Develop and drive engineering standards and processes to ensure integration architecture across the ecosystem is secure, compliant, efficient, and scalable.
  • Prioritize and maintain a calendar of software releases across application portfolios,and complete engineering work while addressing cross-team interdependencies
  • Build best practices in Engineering tooling, processes, and workflows as well as brainstorming new methods of efficiency to scale our team.
  • Develop and monitor KPIs to measure the effectiveness of integration design, and create tasks to modify as needed for performance
  • Develop and lead processes to ensure engineering best practices across the ecosystem resulting in secure, compliant, efficient, and scalable solutions.
  • Support the translation of business requirements to engineering sprints, ensuring technical solutions are fully validated and meet functional requirements.
  • Be a lead and evangelist for change advisory boards to ensure all deployments comply with IT security policies, engineering guidelines, and standards.
  • Help measure the effectiveness of integration design, and create tasks to modify as needed for performance
  • Design and oversee engineering specifications are met and maintained for all integrations
  • Publish and maintain Release Calendar and Deployment Schedules.

About You

  • Self-starter with the ability to overcome obstacles and challenges with little to no supervision
  • 8+ years proven experience in design, development, implementation, and support of enterprise SaaS applications
  • 3+ years of hands-on technical leadership experience in quality and release engineering practices, test automation, SDLC, etc
  • Technical understanding of development tools, source control, artifact management, and continuous integration build systems. e.g. GitHub, Jenkins, Python
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with both engineering and non-engineering audiences with customer focus and problem-solving approach..
  • Ability to find out-of-box solutions to best fit Robinhood's needs.

Bonus Points

  • Experience managing medium sized engineering teams
  • Experience working with Oracle Integration Cloud Services or other PaaS tools
  • Experience with high-growth startups

We’re looking for more growth-minded and collaborative people to be a part of our journey in democratizing finance for all. If you’re ready to give 100% in helping us achieve our mission—we’d love to have you apply even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we're looking for people invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.

Robinhood promotes diversity and provides equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We are dedicated to building a company that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work (and work environment) will be for everyone. Additionally, Robinhood provides reasonable accommodations for candidates on request and respects applicants' privacy rights. To review Robinhood's Privacy Policy please click here.

We’re looking for more growth-minded and collaborative people to be a part of our journey in democratizing finance for all. If you’re ready to give 100% in helping us achieve our mission—we’d love to have you apply even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we're looking for people invigorated by our mission, values, and drive to change the world, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.

Robinhood promotes diversity and provides equal opportunity for all applicants and employees. We are dedicated to building a company that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We believe that the more inclusive we are, the better our work (and work environment) will be for everyone. Additionally, Robinhood provides reasonable accommodations for candidates on request and respects applicants' privacy rights. To review Robinhood's Privacy Policy please visit rbnhd.co/applicant-privacy.

Robinhood's benefits include generous time off, 401(k) participation with employer match, comprehensive health coverage, a health savings account (HSA), wellness benefits, backup childcare and education stipends (all benefits are subject to applicable taxes and based on eligibility).

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